President Idriss Déby died on 19th April 2021 while fighting rebels who wanted to overthrow his government. The late President died of wounds that he succumbed to when he was commanding his army in the war against rebels in the North. He had been in power for 30 years.
The Republic Of Chad had been ruled for 30 years by the late President Idriss Déby. The powerful politician and military officer had been in charge of the landlocked country from 1991 until 2021 when he passed on from gunshot wounds. The late President choose to visit his soldiers on the frontline fighting the Northern Rebel arm instead of giving a victory speech.